Montreal vs New York Wrap - Montreal Wins 1-0
|Montreal vs New York Wrap - Montreal Wins 1-0|
New York was shut out 1-0 on Saturday, stoned by Carey Price who stopped all 21 shots fired his way.
Montreal won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Max Pacioretty scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Pacioretty opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 1:51 of overtime. The goal was assisted by David Desharnais.
Carey Price turned in a 21-save effort for the Canadiens.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 24 of 25 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 25-21.
Next game, Montreal takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Tampa Bay.